Center for Law & Economics

UCLA Law and Economics Workshop Fall 2012/Spring 2013 Speakers

Oct. 4, 2012
Henry Smith, Harvard Law School
"An Economic Analysis of Civil versus Common Law  Property" (co-authored with Yun-chien Chang)

Oct. 18, 2012
Allison Hoffman, UCLA School of Law
"Retiree Out-of-Pocket Health Care Spending: A Study of Expert Views, Consumer Expectations and Policy Implications"

Oct. 25, 2012
Daniel Chen, ETH Zurich
"Growth, Inequality, and Expropriation: The Economic  Impacts of Eminent Domain"

Nov. 8, 2012
Christoph Engel, Max-Planck-Institute for the Research on Collective Goods
"Who is Afraid of Pirates? An Experiment on Innovation Investment When Innovation and Imitation are Costly and Risky" (joint with Marco Kleine)

Nov. 15, 2012
Eric Talley, UC Berkeley School of Law

Nov. 29, 2012
Claudia Landeo, Yale Law School
"It Takes Three to Tango: An Experimental Study of Contracts with Stipulated Damages" (co-authored with Kathryn Spier)

Jan. 17, 2013
Zev Eigen, Northwestern University School of Law USC School of Law
"Justice or Just Between Us: Empirical Evidence of the Trade-Off Between Procedural and Interactional Justice in Workplace Dispute Resolution"

Jan. 31, 2013
Jonathan Masur, University of Chicago Law School
"Raising the Stakes in Patent Cases"

Feb. 14, 2013
Fernando Gomez, NYU School of Law/Pompeu Fabra
"Product Liability v. Reputation"

Feb. 28, 2013
Ronen Avraham, UT Austin School of Law
"The anatomy of anti-discrimination insurance laws"

March 14, 2013
Aaron Edlin, Berkeley Law

"Switcher's curse and conservatism"

April 4, 2013
Richard Holden, University of New South Wales
"Supermajority Voting Rules"

April 11, 2013
Robert E. Scott, Columbia Law School
"Contract and Innovation: The Limited Role of Generalist Courts in the Evolution of Novel Contractual Forms"